Wizards of the Coast has teamed up with 14 video game luminaries to create special cards for the upcoming collectible trading card game Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers and the Magic 2015 – Core. The specially designed cards are from George Fan (Plants vs. Zombies), Notch (Minecraft), and Rob Pardo (World of Warcraft), Richard Garriott (Ultima series), and others.
These playable cards were conceived by such notable developers as George Fan (Plants vs. Zombies), Notch (Minecraft), and Rob Pardo (World of Warcraft), with each infusing their own personal style into the cards’ designs.
The designers and their cards include "Spirit Bonds" by Justin Gary; "Wall of Essence" by Isaiah Cartwright; "Chasm Skulker" by Mike Neumann; "Master of Predicaments" by David Sirlin; "Cruel Sadist" by Edmund McMillen; "Ob Nixilis, Unshackled" by Brad Muir; "Xathrid Slyblade" by Rob Pardo "Aggressive Mining" by Notch; "Goblin Kaboomist" by Stone Librande; "Genesis Hydra" by George Fan; "Yisan, the Wanderer Bard" by Brian Fargo; "Avarice Amulet" by Penny Arcade; "Hot Soup" by James Ernst; "Shield of the Avatar" by Richard Garriott; and the Magic community-developed "Waste Not."
"Chasm Skulker," "Cruel Sadist," "Xathrid Slyblade," "Aggressive Mining," "Goblin Kaboomist," "Genesis Hydra," and "Hot Soup" will also appear in Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers.
You can learn more about these special cards and the upcoming releases of Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers and the Magic 2015 – Core Set by visiting magic.wizards.com.